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German and French-Speaking Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF90000 - CHF90000
Date added
10 June, 2021

Job Description

On behalf of the Swiss entity of one of our multinational clients, we are seeking a trilingual (English-, French-) German-speaking accountant to take over all financial accounting activities for the country. As well as working in an international environment to deliver the highest standards of accounting, this position sits in a streamlined team. This means direct access to the CFO, and input into strategic decisions.


German and French-Speaking Accountant, Geneva, Switzerland


The main duties of the German and French-Speaking Accountant role are:

  • Supporting the head of accounting on a daily basis
  • Financial accounting (IFRS, Swiss GAAP), invoicing
  • Reconciliations, treasury transactions (including bank management), AP, AR
  • Reporting, respecting internal controls
  • Deputising for the head of accounting 
  • Manage the relationship with external partners, including credit facility management
  • Improve systems and processes
  • Analysis, monthly reporting, KPIs
  • Supporting internal and external audit
  • SAP ownership


The main skills required are:

  • University degree in finance and accounting (Brevet preferred)
  • Strong exposure to accounting in a professional environment
  • English, French, German languages
  • SAP and SAP BI (or Oracle BI), Excel
  • Open, flexible mindset, with the ability to work in a multicultural workplace


If you are interested in applying for this German and French-Speaking Accountant role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Eden our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.